My Best Teacher podcast: Clare Balding

The TV presenter and author opens up about her schools days and her journey from shoplifter to head girl

Dan Worth

My Best Teacher podcast: Clare Balding

In this episode of the My Best Teacher podcast, we chat to author, broadcaster and journalist Clare Balding about:

  • A "razor-sharp and demanding" English teacher who got the best out of her.
  • Why she was suspended from school – and bounced back to become head girl.
  • A new book she's written for children on overcoming difficult times.
  • Why dogs need to evolve to enjoy video calls.
  • A very painful trip to A&E.

Listen below or through your podcast platform of choice via the following links: AppleSpotifyAmazon and Google Podcasts.

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